Date of Birth:
March 20, 1965
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Olympics and Events Attended:
1988 Olympics, Calgary, Canada ~ Alpine/Slalom/Giant Slalom
When Miller was fourteen he won the Junior Olympic Slalom Championships at Alpine Meadows, California and he won the Australian National Giant Slalom Championships in 1985 at the age of twenty. He was the youngest member of the U.S. Ski Team from 1984-1986. Miller was one of the first group of students at Steamboat's Great Western Freestyle Center and at that time he cleared 305 feet at the 1986 gelande competition on Howelsen Hill. He was unable to compete in the 1987 World Championships in Switzerland due to an injury but returned in 1988 to compete at the Olympics.
After the 1988 Winter Olympics, Jack Miller skied professionally until 1994. After his ski career ended, Miller attended Regis University, graduating in 1998 with a degree in marketing. In 1999 Miller moved from Steamboat Springs, Colorado and settled in the mountains above Boulder, Colorado where he became the owner of Action Getaway, which helps people plan and develop worldwide ski package adventures. Miller was also the national pacesetter for NASTAR racing in the United States and Canada. Miller and his wife Athan later owned and operated Steamers Coffeehouse, Jack's Bar and Grill and became owner-managers of Village Square at the Village of Five Parks in Arvada, Colorado.
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Tribal Lands Acknowledgement
The Board and Staff of the Tread of Pioneers Museum respectfully acknowledge the Ute people, the original inhabitants of Northwest Colorado, and other Indigenous Nations of this area where we now reside. We recognize that the establishment of this region impacted the lifeways of Native peoples and their communities. In accepting this, we are called to utilize this educational institution to teach stewardship of the land and continuing commitment to the inclusion and respect of these Nations and their traditional values for their homelands.